Library News

14 Feb 2017
DataMed Seminar- Second Seminar in Series on Scientific Publishing

The second seminar presentation in a scientific publishing series co-hosted by the WHSC Library and the Scholarly Communications Office, will be held Thursday, February 23rd at 11am till noon.  No RSVP is required; refreshments will be served. Additional Seminars in the series: Publishing: Perspective of An Editor and an Author held Friday, February 3, 2017 Speaker Nadine...

06 Feb 2017
Isabel: A differential diagnosis tool

Need assistance with a diagnosis? There’s a database for that. Isabel is a differential diagnosis tool in which you enter any symptoms and are provided a list of possible diagnoses. Click on individual conditions and drugs for additional information provided through library resources. For EHC access, click on the Library icon in the VDT or...

01 Feb 2017
Seminar Series on Scientific Publishing

The first seminar presentation in a scientific publishing series co-hosted by the WHSC Library, the Scholarly Communications Office, and the Department of Medicine will be held this Friday, February 3rd at 12 noon.  No RSVP is required; pizza and drinks will be served. Additional Seminars in the series are as follows: Friday, February 3, 2017 at...

19 Jan 2017
Now at the WHSC Library: National Library of Medicine Exhibit “From DNA to Beer”

The Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will be hosting the traveling exhibit “From DNA to Beer” from the National Library of Medicine in the lower lobby from January 17-February 25, 2017.   This exhibit explores how bacteria, yeasts, and molds can cause sickness and restore health. The exhibit also highlights how scientists have harnessed these microbes...

13 Jan 2017
Library Closed on January 16, 2017

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., the WHSC Library will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017.

06 Jan 2017
Library will be closed on Saturday, January 7, 2017

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close the University on Saturday, January 7, 2017 due to inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the university website at www.emory.edu, or watch for all-Emory email advisories.

06 Jan 2017
Library will be closed Friday, January 6, 2017

In keeping with the Emory University decision to close the University on Friday, January 6, 2017 due to possible inclement weather, the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library will also be closed.  For updates, please call Emory’s weather information line at 404-727-1234, check the university website at www.emory.edu, or watch for all-Emory email advisories.

15 Dec 2016
Library Winter Break Hours

From December 16th- December 29th, the Health Sciences Center Library will be open 8:00 am – 6:00 pm.  The Library will be closed on the following days: Friday, December 23rd – Monday, December 26th Friday, December 30, 2016 – Monday, January 2, 2017 The Grady Branch Library on the Grady campus will be closed from...

01 Dec 2016
Track the Impact of Your Published Articles with Altmetrics

Citation counts are one way to measure of your impact; Altmetric.com and European PMC are now offering more. Europe PubMed Central (PMC) has now been freely integrated with Altmetric.com to offer citation-alternative impact measures for over 3 million life sciences and biomedical research articles.  The altmetrics summary, shown below, highlights non-citation based impact of each...

25 Oct 2016
Open Access Week 2016

Oct 24-27, 2016 is Open Access Week. The Emory Libraries’ Office of Scholarly Communications is celebrating by highlighting recent blog posts and resources on all things open. Check out some of those listed below or visit their Scholar Blog to view more topics. Open Access at Emory Eight Good Reasons Why Emory Faculty Authors Should...